Watch: Dropped Pie
Posted in: Movies 3rd October 2015
You might just spy a familiar (bearded) face in web series Dropped Pie! LaQuisha St Redfern features in this series about a new dish which is taking the food world by storm. It's a pie... that has been dropped! And it's the hottest meal ticket in town!
Meet the new elected leaders of OverWatch
Posted in: Our Communities 2nd October 2015
The New Zealand Defence Force OverWatch group have announced a new Chair and Deputy Chair ahead of their AGM on Monday 5 October.
Comment: The Turnbull question
Posted in: Comment 1st October 2015
Now that Malcolm Turnbull has won power, what has happened to his social and constitutional liberalism?
It's time to get writing
Posted in: NZ Writing 30th September 2015
Lgbti New Zealanders are being urged to get their creative juices flowing for The Wallace Arts Trust Prize short fiction contest. Short stories on the theme â€˜A Kiwi Romanceâ€™ are being called for.
A heartland NZ romance: West of Eden
Posted in: Movies 29th September 2015
A locally-made feature film set in backcountry New Zealand in the 1960s will tell the tale of a forbidden relationship between two men.
Film preview: Freeheld
Posted in: Movies 27th September 2015
Julianne Moore, Ellen Page and Michael Shannon talk about the much-anticipated upcoming film Freeheld, which is based on a heartbreaking true story.
Comment: The End of Canada's Conservatives?
Posted in: Comment 25th September 2015
They've governed Canada since February 2006, but even conservative Canadian media outlines suggest that Canada's centre-right Harper administration is ailing. And religious social conservatives are frightened. Canada goes to the polls onOctober 19.
"Let me show you around Coronation Street"
Posted in: Television 25th September 2015
A visit to the culture-rich UK city of Manchester in 2015 isn't complete without stepping onto the city's most famous cobbles.
PrEP a 'reasonable option' for some NZ men
A local infectious diseases specialist says HIV prevention drug PrEP is a reasonable option for protecting New Zealand gay and bisexual men, who aren't using condoms, from HIV.
Ministry of Health release information about GRS funding
Jennifer Shields says the release of information from the Ministry of Health on funding for gender reassignment surgery shows the outlook is bleak.